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Downsizing

In an update to a post I made…oh dear 3 years ago… https://willowrs.wordpress.com/2015/05/08/downsizing-and-my-families-apparent-marie-kondo-obsession/ I eventually gave in and read this book. Well, I say read…and I say book. Really the whole premise of her ‘method’ could be summed up on … Continue reading

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Downsizing and my families apparent Marie Kondo obsession

My aunt recently read Kondo’s book about tidying (“The life-changing magic of tidying”), promptly, and in her usually mildly obsessive way, then re-read it, followed the rules, waxed lyrical about it to all and sundry and inundated various charity shops … Continue reading

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Long time, no entry…

I have not had the need for this type of…expression in quite some time. However, I am looking at new entry topics as of this moment. First up is likely to be Literary Heroines…but not definitely. 🙂 Thinking of a … Continue reading

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Apologies

I have been nothing but neglectful of this space on the web in the last year (or two). Apologies to those random few who pass through here and to those that for whatever reasons check in to see if I … Continue reading

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Political disgust

Whilst I am never going to be accused of being a Thatcher lover, and as person from an ex-mining town; devastated by her policies and isolated due to the removal of public services such as buses; not to mention her vicious and unparalleled attacks … Continue reading

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Matched – Ally Condie Review

This book surprised me, in the best possible way. It was an absolute page turner that had me hooked right from the start. amazon.co.uk says: “On her seventeenth birthday, Cassia meets her Match. Society dictates he is her perfect partner … Continue reading

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2010 book meme

A book meme ganked from the blog: Books and Movies: http://booksandmovies.colvilleblogger.com Best Book of 2010: Clementine – Sara Pennypacker. Worst Book of 2010: Henrietta the great go getter – Martine Murray. Most Disappointing Book: Cracks – Sheila Kohler (not because … Continue reading

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